Armband Ronaldo threw away sold at auction for $75,000

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) – The captain’s armband that Cristiano Ronaldo angrily threw to the floor while in Portugal’s Planet Cup qualifier in Belgrade a couple weeks ago continues to be marketed with an unidentified prospective buyer for 64,000 euros ($75,000) at the charitable trust sale, Serbian status Television set reported on Fri.

A Serbian humanitarian group of people position the azure armband up for on the web bidding to raise money for medical care for the 6-month-aged son enduring with spinal muscular atrophy.

The three-day sale did not pass without conflict as some participants made an effort to affect the method by putting up unrealistically big sums. The phony putting in a bid induced general public outrage with respective authorities pledging to find and punish the contributors.

Moments before last Saturday’s match with Serbia ended in a 2-2 draw, Ronaldo walked off the field after his injury-time goal was disallowed. If it crossed the line before being cleared by a defender, the Portugal great dinked the ball over the Serbia goalkeeper and it looked as.

While heading to the dressing room before the final whistle, Ronaldo angrily threw down his armband near the touchline. Right after the go with, it was gathered with a firefighter on duty and given to the charity group of people.

Ronaldo was criticized for his actions and several think his upset exhibit can lead to FIFA sanctions.

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